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National AAUP to censure Spaulding University

May 16, 2017 / Phil Lesch

A report of an AAUP investigation released today concludes that the administration of Spalding University in Kentucky summarily dismissed Erlene Grise-Owens, a long-serving professor of social work, in blatant violation of her academic freedom and normative standards of academic governance and due process. read more >

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Bradley Foundation Bankrolls Attacks on Unions

May 10, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Documents examined by the Center for Media and Democracy (CMD) expose a national effort by the Milwaukee-based Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation to defund and dismantle unions read more >

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Statement on the UNC Center for Civil Rights

May 08, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Founded in 2001 by the legendary African American civil rights attorney Julius Chambers, the UNC Center for Civil Rights brings together students and faculty, as well as policy experts and practicing attorneys, to advocate for the poor and for racial and ethnic minorities. read more >